DS Automobiles on the Paris International Motor Show 2018

Highlighting the world première of DS 3 CROSSBACK in Paris, a specific DS 3 CROSSBACK LA PREMIÈRE Limited Edition version will be to be had to reserve from this time. DS Automobiles will even gift the new DS three FOREVER Limited Edition to enhance the DS three variety further, adopting new electronic architecture and new technological equipment. In Hall 1 at Paris International Motor Show, the DS sales space invitations attendees to immerse themselves in the global of the DS logo. To become more acquainted with its cutting-edge and future traits, visitors will be guided with the aid of the LED lighting along the path and follow the E-TENSE signs and symptoms (E-TENSE is the designation for all the electrified variations of the DS models). The motor show is open to the public from 4 – 14 October.

“At this 12 months’ Paris Motor Show, DS Automobiles writes a brand new bankruptcy in its records with 4 global premieres and shows that its destiny starts offevolved now with Electrification at the core of the DS product approach. The first electrified DS models could be on the road in 2019 with the DS 7 CROSSBACK E-TENSE four×four, ready with an excessive-overall performance, hybrid powertrain, and the hundred% electric-powered DS three CROSSBACK E-TENSE. As of 2025, all new DS fashions may be complete to be had in electrified versions.” declared Yves Bonnefont, CEO of DS Automobiles.


DS three CROSSBACK is the second version of the evolving 2nd-technology DS variety, an icon of high-tech fashion using combining special technologies with precise refinement. Positioned to compete within the Premium B SUV area, DS 3 CROSSBACK is an urban automobile also comfy with lengthy-distance trips. It opts for remarkable technology such as DS MATRIX LED VISION headlights, flush door handles installed routinely, and fully virtual instrumentation. These avant-garde functions cross hand in hand with a feel of delicate comfort, a wealthy array of protection equipment, and motive force assistance capabilities with unrivaled acoustic excellence.


DS three CROSSBACK gives a huge variety of personalization options, together with: 10 body colorings, 10 wheel designs, 3 roof color selections, five interior DS Inspiration patterns: DS MONTMARTRE, DS BASTILLE, DS PERFORMANCE Line, DS RIVOLI, DS OPERA and solely from launch is the DS three CROSSBACK LA PREMIÈRE Limited Edition. With upholstery selections that variety from grain or full-grain Nappa leather-based to braided or Alcantara® textile, a hand-stitched leather guidance wheel, and metallic trims with a Clous de Paris chequered end, there’s an extensive choice available to ability customers.



With DS three CROSSBACK E-TENSE presented as an international top of the line on the 2018 Paris International Motor Show, the 100% electric-powered version may be on sale and to be had from the second half of 2019, ready with an advanced degree of overall performance from its electric powered motor to offer a dynamic experience without compromise: Potential range of 2 hundred miles / 320km (WLTP drive cycle fashionable) and 265 miles / 430km (NEDC cycle), up to 20% regenerated energy whilst decelerating, a torque of 260Nm, zero to 30mph (0 to 50kmph) in3 seconds and zero to 62mph (zero to 100kmph) in eight.7 seconds. This advanced level of performance does not detract from the interior area of ICE versions. It is complemented with the aid of greater driving satisfaction that combines flexibility, dynamism, and silence.

The electric power teaches of DS three CROSSBACK E-TENSE incorporates:

an electric motor of 100kW/136hp,
a 50kWh lithium-ion battery,
a regenerative braking and deceleration device,
a charging system that permits all of the charging solutions available on the market (domestic, Wallbox, and a 100kW ultra-fast charging),
a brand new era warmth pump for climate manipulate in the cabin and the most beneficial thermal law of the battery.
It takes five hours to completely price the DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE with a three-phase 11kW Wallbox and 30 minutes to price eighty% of the battery on a public 100kW rapid-charging solution (five. Five miles (9km) in keeping with min).



Presented as some other DS global most effective on the 2018 Paris Motor Show, DS 7 CROSSBACK E-TENSE 4×four has the whole lot that makes the DS 7 CROSSBACK so appealing and, further, a rechargeable petrol-electric powered hybrid drivetrain with a flexible and awesome performance capability:

The potential for 300hp deployment and a substantial minimal torque of 450Nm,
Standstill to one,000 meters in 27 seconds,
Drive to all 4 wheels whilst appropriate or desired,
50km / 37 mile variety in zero-emission car mode (WLTP standard),
ingenious architecture that offers retained generous interior space and boot extent.
This drivetrain contains:

a 200hp PureTech petrol engine,
two 80kW electric powered motors (integrated with the ICE engine on the front and using the rear axle at the rear),
an electrically managed 8-velocity automated gearbox riding the front wheels,
a compact thirteen.2kW/h lithium-ion battery placed below the seats in row 2,
an electric motor pushed rear axle, which complements the financial system and overall performance with four×4 skills.
E-TENSE four×4 technology can be charged with a home socket in a single day (to full rate inside 8 hours with a 3.3kW charger) or, inside the case of fast charging, within hours with a 32A socket (wall socket and 6.6kW charger). The battery is likewise recharged while the automobile decelerates, via regeneration decreasing brake use.


DS X E-TENSE is the DS Automobiles’ vision of car luxury in 2035, a future that combines era and poetry. DS groups have designed this Dream Carbya drawing their inspiration from the world of luxury of the next day by imagining the technologies to expand and emphasizing the stunning and the human, the sensory, and the exceptional. They dreamed of how customers would like to stay and have a laugh aboard the DS by way of 2035.

DS X E-TENSE is fitted with an electrically powered drivetrain developed through DS Performance – the motor game division. This Dream Car also attracts on brilliant recognize how similar to that of French art homes, like the woven leather-based that is made through DS master upholsterers and sits in harmony with the inlaid feather work produced within the workshops of Maison Lemarié. The clockmaker, B.R.M, made the digital watch whilst FOCAL constructed the soundbar. DS X E-TENSE is a dual revel in the vehicle that’s expressed through its asymmetry, on the one hand, the cockpit, and on the other, the cocoon. It combines the extreme driving delight with an abundance of electricity and combines the art of dwelling ‘à Los Angeles française’ with autonomous use.


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